Bleaching concerns surround new herbicide

By Shannon Beattie and Gregor Heard
June 30 2021 - 7:00pm
A farmer from Bolgart, WA, has seen bleaching in a lupin crop next to a paddock treated with Overwatch.
A farmer from Bolgart, WA, has seen bleaching in a lupin crop next to a paddock treated with Overwatch.

FARMERS have expressed concern regarding the performance of FMC's new herbicide Overwatch, in particular in regard to excessive levels of bleaching in crops treated with the product and with potential concerns about off-target damage.

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